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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 17%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 28' South, Longitude: 52° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.04 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.4"966.34 miwest0° 08' 29.7"9.74 minorth966.69 mi
24 hours13° 25' 34.2"899.39 mieast3° 45' 15.5"258.09 minorth942.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaFri 2:42 PM453 km281 miles245 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToamasinaFri 2:42 PM548 km341 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoFri 2:42 PM751 km466 miles405 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisFri 3:42 PM763 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisFri 3:42 PM803 km499 miles433 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouFri 2:42 PM842 km523 miles455 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeFri 2:42 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduFri 2:42 PM948 km589 miles512 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniFri 2:42 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniFri 2:42 PM1082 km672 miles584 nmWest-northwest WNW
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